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Windows 8 Consumer Preview more popular than Windows 7 Beta

It has only been two months since the release of Windows 8 Consumer Preview (beta) but the operating system has already reached a new milestone. Microsoft revealed today that Windows 8 Consumer Preview has been used twice as much as Windows 7 Beta, at the same period in time.

According to Microsoft, millions of people are using Windows 8 everyday. It is obvious that the reason Windows 8 has been so popular is because it is such a radical change to what we have been used to with past versions of Windows. On a side note, WinBeta has received a TON of traffic when it comes to our Uninstalling/Removing Windows 8 Consumer Preview post. Seems a lot of people installed Windows 8 and didn’t like it. Windows 8 Release Preview is coming up soon and hopefully Microsoft is able to woo its customers into making the change.

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